Terry Derkach

COO and Co-Founder / Hookist

Terry is COO and co-founder of Hookist, a collaborative songwriting platform & music social network where well-known artists blow their fans minds by writing original songs with them, line by line over the course of several weeks, often for charity.

Terry is a music producer, engineer, life-long guitarist & songwriter. He is also the founder of VRTCL Entertainment, a recording & production studio in New York City. Prior to Hookist, Terry was Director of Operations for The Learning Annex & helped them become one of Inc. Magazine’s 500 Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies, growing 800% over 3 years.

Connect with Terry on Twitter at @hookist_